Dimmit County, TX

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Storied San Antonio ranch owner, author has died at 67

Hugh Asa Fitzsimons, author and owner of the historic SHAPE Ranch in Dimmit County, died at his home on May 16 at the age of 67. Fitzsimons died after a long battle with esophageal cancer, according to an article in the SA Report. Fitzsimons was born in San Antonio on Nov. 2, 1954, and raised to be a rancher, according to his obituary from Porter Loring.
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Dimmit County, TXkgns.tv

Tornado warning issued for Dimmit County

LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) - The National Weather Service has issue a tornado watch for surrounding counties, including Dimmit County. According to the Dimmit County Sheriff’s Office, a severe weather alert is in place until 11 p.m. for the following 16 counties in central Texas:. - Banderas. - Blanco. - Dimmit.
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Texas deputy expected to recover after shot in traffic stop

BIG WELLS, Texas (AP) – Authorities say a South Texas deputy was expected to make a full recovery after he was shot during a traffic stop. In a Facebook post, Dimmit County Sheriff Marion Boyd says that Deputy Joshua Garcia was questioning Rocky Carrizales during a traffic stop near Big Wells Tuesday evening when the suspect began firing at the officer.
Dimmit County, TXkurv.com

Investigation Underway After Deputy Gets Shot

An investigation is underway after a deputy gets shot in Dimmit County. The injured deputy was flown to a hospital in San Antonio Tuesday night. The deputy’s condition hasn’t been released. The shooting happened last night near Highway 85 and FM 1867 in Big Wells east of Eagle Pass. The...